How Much Does Copper Piping Weigh?

Tags: ,

How much can you make scrapping copper piping? Quite a bit actually!

With a scrap value of approximately $1.75/lb there can be a lot of money made in copper piping.

Typical homes are outfitted with Type L copper pipe. For those that want a general guide on weights and scrap values of copper pipe typically found in homes, please find the handy guide below.

With 300lb of copper in the average home, there is a lot of money to be made hauling and scrapping copper.

Size Diameter lb/ft $/10ft Length Pipe
 1/4  3/8 0.126 $2.21
 3/8  1/2 0.198 $3.47
 1/2  3/8 0.285 $4.99
 5/8  3/4 0.362 $6.34
 3/4  7/8 0.455 $7.96
1    1 1/8 0.655 $11.46
1 1/4 1 3/8 0.884 $15.47
1 1/2 1 5/8 1.14 $19.95
2    2 1/8 1.75 $30.63
2 1/2 2 5/8 2.48 $43.40
3    3 1/8 3.33 $58.28
3 1/2 3 5/8 4.29 $75.08
4    4 1/8 5.38 $94.15
5    5 1/8 7.61 $133.18
6     6 1/8 10.2 $178.50

what to ask a girl .